Anthrax kills 109 hippos in Bwabwata

Anthrax kills 109 hippos in Bwabwata

We recently read the following article in the Namibian news: News – National | 2017-10-09  Page no: 1. (by Lugeretzia Kooper) About 109 hippos have been killed in a suspected anthrax outbreak in western Bwabwata National Park in a week. Parks deputy director of...
Namibia and the Richtersveld – December 2016

Namibia and the Richtersveld – December 2016

Our December 2017 trip has been finalised. We will be visiting the Fish River Canyon, Lüderitz and Kolmanskop in Namibia.  From there our route will take us via Vioolsdrift to the Richtersveld.  Leaving the Richtersveld will take us through the Richtersveld World...
Africa’s Border Posts (4)

Africa’s Border Posts (4)

This is the fourth posting in our series about crossing borders in Africa.  The information and tips shared are based on own experience and we hope that sharing it with you might make your next border crossing a more pleasant experience.   Botswana/Caprivi/Zimbabwe...
Botswana & Caprivi – Desember 2009 tot Januarie 2010

Botswana & Caprivi – Desember 2009 tot Januarie 2010

Ons Roete Die kaart hieronder gee die roete wat ons gevolg het.  Ons is met die N1 noordwaarts tot by Mokopane waar ons weggedraai het met die N11 tot by die Martins Drift/Groblersbrug grenspos waar ons oor is na Botswana. DAG 1 (26 DESEMBER 2009) Die eerste dag van...